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Lima with The Fam

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Royals? Us? No, but it felt like that when Dave's aunt and uncle, and their family, showed us around Lima for three days.

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We visited the apartment where Dave's mom grew up.

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And the neighborhood of Dave's mom and her siblings, in Chinatown within Lima, Peru.

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The streets were filled with kids and parents back-to-school-shopping. Our group looked at the toys.

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Peruvians have a sweet tooth. If you have had a Chicha, you know what I mean. Here is us at a dessert shop, after we had gorged on delicious Chinese food.

I am sure you wouldn't agree, but my dad sort of think this kid looks like Dave...

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The beach was fine.

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And the crabs were abundant. Here the diver dove the natural way, using rocks as weights.

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It worked! He got a catch.

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Like flip books? Scroll these pictures to see the daily touristic reenactment of the Friar who, as we heard it, leapt into the water years ago to save a boy.

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I will say that some of the thunder was stolen when we saw the actor arrive in his modern clothing, but it was fun nonetheless.

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Posted by Equatorials 18:06 Archived in Peru Tagged lima

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